SISTER OF MRS. T. L. CANTRALL DIES IN SPRINGFIELD
Mrs. Adeline Nelson died at her home at 1204 S. McArthur Blvd., Springfield, on Thursday, November 30.
Mrs. Nelson was born on a farm near Athens on March 12, 1877, a daughter of the late William and Eliza Swingle.
On February 19, 1901, she was united in marriage to G. E. Nelson, who, with one son, Hubert E., of Kansas City, Mo., survives.
She also leaves two sisters, Mrs. G. E. Kinner of Sedalia, Mo., and Mrs. T. L. Cantrall of Athens; and three nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Nelson was a member of the First Church of Christ Scientist, Springfield Women’s Club, King’s Daughters, and the DAR.
Funeral services were held at the Mott and Son Funeral Home on Saturday, December 1 at 2 p.m. Burial was made in Hall Cemetery.
Source: Athens Free Press, 8 December 1950